Sport

Dallas Goedert: Contract extension still in discussions

Zach Ertz and Dallas Goedert have shared time at tight end for the Eagles over the last three years, but they may be moving in different directions. Ertz’s future with the Eagles remains up in the air and he’s not with the team for their offseason program. Goedert is participating in the program and he […]

Lifestyle

Autistic people find it harder to identify anger in facial expressions, new study shows

Autistic people’s ability to accurately identify facial expressions is affected by the speed at which the expression is produced and its intensity, according to new research at the University of Birmingham. In particular, autistic people tend to be less able to accurately identify anger from facial expressions produced at a normal ‘real world’ speed. The […]

Business

How will China’s latest oil probe affect the world’s biggest crude importer?

This year China’s government has been gradually ramping up scrutiny of its sprawling oil industry, reinforcing its authority with new taxes on refined products while investigating crude imports by state energy giants and independent refiners. Last Tuesday, the country’s top economic planning agency gave five state-owned companies just two days to report on their historic […]

Technology

NASA’s Curiosity rover has captured amazing images of clouds on Mars

NASA’s Curiosity rover has captured images of clouds on Mars— as described in its blog post: “wispy puffs filled with ice crystals that scattered light from the setting sun, some of them shimmering with color.” According to NASA clouds are rare in the thin atmosphere of Mars, but usually form at its equator during its […]

News

Britain’s loneliest dog is still searching for a permanent home after 775 days

Britain’s loneliest dog is still searching for a new home after over two years in the care of the RSPCA and being rejected by potential new owners more than 200 times. Bob is a three-year-old Presa Canaria cross who first arrived at the charity’s kennels after being found injured and straying in 2019. He has […]